The Journal of Business Communication

The Journal of Business Communication articles

123 total articles
Publishes manuscripts that contribute to knowledge of business communication. Communications include composition/technical writing, information systems, organizational, and corporate dialogues.

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Deception by design: figure ground and verbal illusion in direct mail.(Report)
October 1, 2008 ... Analyzing illustrative set of direct mail messages, this article explores textual strategies that invite readers to participate in their own deception. These strategies, which include personalization, imbalance, and competing frameworks,...

Thinking and Interacting Like a Leader: The TILL System for Effective Interpersonal Communication.(Book review)
October 1, 2008 ... Thinking and Interacting Like a Leader: The TILL System for Effective Interpersonal Communication, by Kim Sydow Campbell. Chicago: Parlay Press, 2006. 141 pp. DOI: 10.1177/0021943608319389 For practicing managers, choosing what to...

Are investors influenced by how earnings press releases are written?(Report)
October 1, 2008 ... This two-part study begins with a rhetorical analysis of the genre of earnings press releases. Then, a quantitative analysis uses capital markets data to assess the investor impact of tone and other stylistic attributes. The genre analysis...

Performance appraisal interviews: preference organization in assessment sequences.(Report)
October 1, 2008 ... Performance appraisal interviews play a crucial role in internal communication. Most of the research on performance appraisal interviews has focused on strategic aims and interview design, but less attention has been given to the way in which...

Upcoming ABC conferences.(Conference news)
October 1, 2008 ... UPCOMING ABC CONFERENCES Conference Location Program Chair ABC 73rd Annual Hyatt Regency, Lana Carnes Convention Lake Tahoe Resort ...